Juniper Berry - Aromaland Essential Oil Aromatherapy
Originating from eastern European Croatia, Juniper Berry is fresh with evergreen effervescence.
Latin Name: Juniperus communis
Description: Peppery, turpentine-like, balsamic and warm, smoky, fresh and woody, reminiscent of evergreen oils.
Cultivation Method: Harvested from Wild Growing Plants
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Extracted From: Berries/fruit
Perfumery Note: Middle
Aromatherapy Properties: Supportive, restoring and a great nerve tonic. Cleans the atmosphere of the surroundings. Good oil for meditation. Popular oil in weightloss and detox blends, because it is diuretic and considered purifying and clearing. Folk tradition says it is great for hangover.
Suggested Use: Use a few drops in a diffuser to freshen the aroma climate of your home. Sniff directly from the bottle to curb appetite.
Add 9 drops of Aromaland's Toning, Theratone, or Theraclear Blends (which contain Juniper Berry) to 1oz. of unscented body care to help with toning treatments; add to shower gel and gently brush the areas you want to firm before rinsing, or add to lotion or massage oil for a stimulating massage.
Blends Well With: Vetiver, Sandalwood, Cedarwood, Cypress, Elemi, Pine, Clary sage, Lavender, Fennel, Grapefruit and other Citrus oils, Geranium, Rosemary.
History: Popular ingredient in masculine, outdoor-type perfumes and after shaves.
Specific Safety Information: Avoid during pregnancy, with babies or acute urinary tract disease. GRAS (Generally Regarded As Safe) approved by the FDA as food flavor.